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    September Book Haul!

    It has been the longest time since I last did a book haul. To be truthful, I didn’t have the money to spend on one until the other week. I really wanted to get some spooky reads ready for October. But I’ve also bought all the books I’ve been desperate to read for months now. So without further ado, here are the books that I bought on Amazon… Where The Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens Goodreads rating: 4.5/5 Genre: Coming of age/Mystery Price: £5.99 [Paperback] With more than 57,000 reviews on Amazon, how could I resist buying this one? I’m literally so excited to start reading it as I’ve wanted…

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    The Phone Box at the Edge of the World by Laura Imai Messina [Review]

    SUMMARY “We all have something to tell those we’ve lost” Yui lost her mother and daughter in the devastating March 2011 tsunami in Tōhoku, Japan. Now she is faced with dealing with her crippling grief and learning how to live with it. She hears about the phone box on the radio she realises she must go to it herself in hopes of trying to heal her broken heart. That’s where she meets Takeshi, a widowed husband with a daughter who won’t speak after the loss of her mother. Together, they must work through their pain in order to start living again. REVIEW When I first laid eyes on this book,…

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    The Existence of Amy by Lana Grace Riva

    *Disclaimer: This ebook was given to me for free by the author in exchange for an honest review* Summary On the outside, Amy appears to live a normal life. A good office job, her own apartment, and a solid group of friends. All is not what it seems as she suffers from crippling OCD and depression and she battles with it every day. Follow Amy as she tries to balance her daily life with the demons in her own mind. Find out what it’s like to live with a mental illness. Review Firstly, I’d like to give thanks to Lana Grace Riva for giving me a copy of this book…

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    Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon [Review]

    Goodreads Summary My disease is as rare as it is famous. It’s a form of Severe Combined Immunodeficiency, but basically, I’m allergic to the world. I don’t leave my house, have not left my house in fifteen years. The only people I ever see are my mom and my nurse, Carla. But then one day, a moving truck arrives. New next-door neighbors. I look out the window, and I see him. He’s tall, lean and wearing all black—black t-shirt, black jeans, black sneakers and a black knit cap that covers his hair completely. He catches me looking and stares at me. I stare right back. His name is Olly. I…

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    Do Not Disturb by Clare Douglas [Review]

    Goodreads Summary Could your dream home be your worst nightmare? After what happened in London, Kirsty needs a fresh start with her family.And running a guesthouse in the Welsh mountains sounds idyllic. But then their first guest arrives.Selena is the last person Kirsty wants to see.It’s 17 years since she tore everything apart. Why has she chosen now to walk back into Kirsty’s life?Is Selena running from something too?Or is there an even darker reason for her visit? Because Kirsty knows that once you invite trouble into your home, it can be murder getting rid of it . . . Review After a difficult 18 months married couple, Kirsty and Adrian, pack…